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EDC Awards $15,000 to Local Small Businesses

June 1, 2017

A total of $15,000 was awarded in all. The Competition was open to any business owner that graduated from the 8-week SmartSTART or FastTrac program that the EDC has hosted over the past 10 years.


Eastman Invests Another $11.7 Million and Creates 15 New Jobs in Henry County

May 30, 2017

Eastman Invests Another $11.7 Million and Creates 15 New Jobs

Governor McAuliffe was on hand to announce Eastman's latest expansion in Henry County - an investment of $11.7 million and creation of 15 new jobs.


Local entrepreneurs complete EDC's SmartSTART Program

May 19, 2017

Seven entrepreneurs recently finished an eight-week course to create their business plan. This is the 10th year the EDC has offered business plan classes.


Cybersecurity Workshop Held for Residents and Businesses

April 20, 2017

Cybersecurity Workshop Held for Residents and Businesses - Copy - Copy

A self-described hacker on Wednesday outlined “red flags” to help area residents and businesses know if their computer systems are vulnerable to being attacked and entered.


Bassett Furniture Announces Expansion of their Henry County Operations

March 22, 2017

Bassett Furniture Announces Expansion of their Henry County Operations